Archive for the ‘Codependency’ Category

Dave Evans, MA, LCPC. Clinical Care Consultants Arlington Heights Psychotherapist

Dave Evans, MA, LCPC   Dave Evans, MA, LCPC, is considered an expert in mindfulness-based counseling, which promotes inner peace, acceptance and problem resolution. Using these mindful awareness practices, he helps his clients understand their endless human cycles of anger, fear, sadness, and feeling misunderstood. He integrates mental health and spirituality to address real-life situations. […]

Cheri Spiczka, MA, LCPC. Clinical Care Consultants Arlington Heights Psychotherapist

Cheri Spiczka, MA, LCPC   Cheri Spiczka, MA, LCPC, specializes in teens, especially the younger ones. Her younger clients experience her as an ally in their quest to find an identity while individuating from their parents. Her teen specialties include gender and sexuality challenges, self-harm, depression, and suicidal ideations. She possesses a firm grasp of […]

Clinical Care Consultants. Counselors Who Care. Arlington Heights Buffalo Grove Palatine Inverness

Clinical Care Consultants Specialty Driven Counseling Our highly trained, experienced and competent counselors / psychotherapists provide the gamut of mental health services, which include individual therapy, marital / marriage therapy, couples therapy and relationship or family counseling services for all age groups. CCC only employs seasoned, confident and experienced clinicians – averaging 19 years in […]

Codependents & Narcissists: Understanding the Attraction Training 3/21/14.

  A NATIONAL SUCCESS Since January 2012, this training has been presented in 60 cities and 27 states. Because it strikes both personal and professional chords, participants have described it as emotionally evocative, thought-provoking and cathartic. The training spawned Ross’s former training employer’s all-time best-selling training DVD and his first book, The Human Magnet Syndrome: Why We Love People who […]

Hope for Codependents! Katy Perry – Roar Lyrics

A client  of mine who is battling with codependency, shared with me lyrics of a song that has given her hope for her future.  She has spent her life being pushed around, forgotten, ignored and marginalized.  Because her life has been extraordinarily difficult lately, she was looking for inspiration – a sign.   The song on […]

It’s Never Too Late to Be Who You Might Have Been. Rosenberg Huffington Post Blog

Featuring fresh takes and real-time analysis from HuffPost’s signature lineup of contributors Ross A. Rosenberg Professional trainer, Author and psychotherapist It’s Never Too Late to Be Who You Might Have Been (Hope for Codependents) Posted: 09/06/2013 10:49 am Relationship Advice, The Human Magnet Syndrome, Codependency, Love and Relationships, Love And Sex, Narcissism, Ross-Rosenberg, Healthy Living News We all come into this imperfect […]

It’s Never Too Late To Be Who You Might Have Been (Hope for Codependents)

We all come into this imperfect world, in imperfect families, as imperfect versions of ourselves. Not one of us is without a story or two about family dysfunction, economic hardships, medical limitations, self-esteem challenges and more. Through conscious choices, personal commitment, and hard work, we all can experience the world as fully competent, secure, loving […]

The Spann-Fischer Codependency Scale

The Spann-Fischer Codependency Scale  The use of the scale in no way invalidates or transfers the copyright of the scale. Fischer, J. L., Spann L., & Crawford, D. (1991). Measuring codependency. Alcoholism Treatment Quarterly, 8, 87-100. Read the following statements and place the number in the spaces provided that best describes you according to the following list: […]

She Drives a Mercedes, He Rides a Harley. Why We Are Attracted to Opposite Personalities Huff Post Blog

Featuring fresh takes and real-time analysis from HuffPost’s signature lineup of contributors Ross A. Rosenberg Professional trainer, Author and psychotherapist She Drives a Mercedes, He Rides a Harley.  The Human Magnet Syndrome Author of the book, The Human Magnet Syndrome: Why We Love People Who Hurt Us   She drives a Mercedes, he rides a […]

Codependency According to the Human Magnet Syndrome Explanation

From chapter 10 of the Human Magnet Syndrome: Why We Love People Who Hurt Us According to the human magnet explanation, codependents are “magnetically” attracted to emotional manipulators because of their opposite “magnetic polarity.” As the north pole of a magnet is always attracted to the south pole of another magnet, so will codependents always […]